Category: Lifestyle

A Celebration of Love

Written by Stannah on 12th February 2019

What is Love? When we take a look at the dictionary definition it seems dull, like something almost tangible. The description that we thought described it best was: Love is unconditional selflessness It’s by far the most used emotion in the creative arts, it’s something intrinsic of all living beings. And you don’t necessarily have […]

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How Have Our TV-Viewing Habits Changed Over the Last 50 Years?

Written by Stannah on 6th December 2018

How has the way we consume TV changed, and is this the case for everyone? We don’t have to travel very far back down memory lane to find a completely different television landscape. Despite improved technology, the way we watched TV didn’t change much for the medium’s first 50 years. But today, things look quite […]

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Books to read by the fire: this list will get you through the dark winter months!

Written by Stannah on 22nd August 2018

“Winter is the time for comfort, for good food and warmth, for the touch of a friendly hand and for a talk beside the fire: it is the time for home “ Edith Sitwell Indeed, it is. When winter comes around, especially during December, most of us crave the comforts of our warm and toasty […]

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100 year old book review

Book review: Allan Karlsson, 100 years old and still looking for adventure!

Written by Stannah on 22nd August 2018

Source: Blogcritics.org Although The 100-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared by Jonas Jonasson came out a few years ago, it really is worth a mention, as its wacky humour and unexpected plot changes make it a really good read (as long as you accept that in Allan Karlsson’s world, anything can happen). Published […]

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“Russel, Carl Fredricksen and Dug”

Movie UP Revisited: An uplifting adventure

Written by Stannah on 22nd August 2018

Up is a story about aging and realising that life is messy and not something that we can always control. No matter how you look at it, through the eyes of a child or a senior, there are lessons to be learned on how to get the most out of life. Especially if you want […]

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Senior gardening: learn more about the benefits of a therapeutic garden

Written by Stannah on 22nd August 2018

Ever wondered why so many seniors take up gardening after they’ve retired? Aside from having the luxury of more spare time, tending to a garden or simply enjoying being in contact with nature brings several health benefits that can help seniors feel better, avoid stress and anxiety and live a fuller life. If you think […]

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